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#301 Karolina12

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Posted 02 August 2007 - 05:34 PM

Smell of beer on someone's breath
Being tickled
Being touched unexpectedly
My stomach being touched
New relationships
Acqua di gio by Armani cologne
Pillows over my face
Someone breathing in my face
People who talk about their abuse/rapes
Being naked without covers near me
Older men
Young girls
Being too close to strangers
Being woken up by someone (sometimes, haven't identified the specifics)
People talking about sex (sometimes, haven't identified the specifics)
People laughing loudly (sometimes, haven't identified the specifics)
Something about doors (haven't identified the specifics)

#302 Karlz

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Posted 02 August 2007 - 10:01 PM

Wow glad im not the only one!!!

Mine are:

Bus Drivers
Men in their late 30's-early 50's
Brazilian Men (im sorry i dont mean to be racist)
Goaties
Water skiiing
Boxer shorts
LUCASADE!!!! (i freak out)
The word Rape
people saying im sorry when they hear my story (dont be sorry!!!)
Men with young children
Sisters (especially 2 young girls)

Probably more but im not in the mood for a trip down memory lane today!

#303 jumpingjellybeans

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Posted 05 August 2007 - 09:17 PM

Strange Men
Men with children
Any man around a young girl
Buses
Being in a place I can't escape easily
Being touched while I'm sleeping
Being touched by strangers
Being alone in any public place
Crowds
Being Held down
My dad being around any kids
My dad making sexual jokes or references
Being touched by my dad in any way
Being home alone at night
Being alone with any male but my DF

#304 MinEda

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Posted 29 August 2007 - 03:30 PM

Well, I don't know if they count as 'weird' but my triggers include;

- people playing with their hands - tapping them on the table or in any other way.
- being alone anywhere for a long period of time (4+ hours).
- sleeping on my back - which I don't do often, but I sometimes happen to lie that way for a minute and... yeah.
- ...

#305 SurvivingTheStorm

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Posted 29 August 2007 - 05:14 PM

ok, a weird one?

ANY talk of the Middle Ages...told you it was weird. :(

#306 Luna~*~Sith

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Posted 01 September 2007 - 01:23 PM

Don't know what triggers are exactly... actually...

But I think this one is a trigger, and a really weird one...

Shrek 2... Dinner scene... Shrek and the chicken! I felt physically sick and very tired and very tense!

I can watch r*pe scenes in movies without it bothering me too much...
I can to some extend read about it without it bothering me too much...

And then I have a problem with Shrek...?!

#307 Hayley

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Posted 02 September 2007 - 04:31 AM

I guess my weirdest trigger is banana's..

#308 SurvivingTheStorm

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Posted 02 September 2007 - 05:08 PM

I guess my weirdest trigger is banana's..

that's one of mine too...ha..

#309 Asie

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Posted 02 September 2007 - 06:06 PM

Sudden Noises
Loud Noices
Being approached from behind
Anytime more than one man is present
the smell of Coconut
The smell of wheat germ oil and honey shampoo
Black light posters
Someone too close to my face and speaking really loudly is a major trigger for me...they are lucky to get one warning before i strike.
Sex
intimacy
porn
relationships
love
certain Pink Floyd songs
tree lined roads in the summer
hiking boots
guys with dark hair

k, thats enough methinks,
Asie


#310 missmegan

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Posted 03 September 2007 - 12:53 AM

I used to have triggers

Elvis presely songs
Men who look like my perps
Certain names
porn
any photos of women/girls in underwear
People who talk about the porn industry as if there's nothing wrong with it.
men who touch me without permission
Sex toys

Actually one thing really gets up my nose is catalogues where they have young girls wearing makeup. I hate it with a passion. That's about the only hang up I have these days.

Edited by missmegan, 03 September 2007 - 12:54 AM.


#311 zorden

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Posted 03 September 2007 - 09:02 AM

My strange trigger is...waking up..
as i find it so cold and lonely.....

#312 Hidingfromwolves

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Posted 03 September 2007 - 09:10 AM

OK I just discovered some that are different.....maybe not weird I don't know

God
Jesus
Gospel music

#313 Goldie

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Posted 04 September 2007 - 08:41 PM

Some Triggers for me,

Mullets
Cheap Cologne
Speedos
Netting
Yelling
Confrontation
Law & Order SVU

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Posted 18 September 2007 - 07:38 PM

Dolls.........

#315 deej4

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Posted 18 September 2007 - 08:17 PM

triggers, hmm...i hav quite a few :(
-guys with curly hair,
-certain songs (figured you out by Nickelback, Because of you by Kelly Clarkson, Dont tell me by AvrilLavigne),
-white cars,
-parties with drunk guys there,
-being outside or at a party after dark,
-being in the dark when im gettin ready to go to sleep (i hav to hav a light on or a flashlight),
-silence in a room when im by myself,
-any movie with violence btwn a man and a women,
-any man raising his hand/fist in the same vicinity as me even if its not to hit me,
-any guy yelling either at me or around me,
-a guy pushing me against a wall or on the floor (even if they're playing around),
-someone trying to come in contact with me (besides family members),
-any talk with sexual content,
-any guy trying to hit on me and i dont know them

Edited by deej4, 18 September 2007 - 08:23 PM.



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